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  • Sydney to host $50 million mega incentive

    Direct selling company Nu Skin has chosen Sydney for an incentive worth up to $50 million to the New South Wales economy in 2016. The 2016 Nu Skin Greater China Success Trip was announced recently at the Nu Skin Academy event in Macau. ..


  • Campbell Newman pledges $80 million for tourism

    Queensland Premier Campbell Newman has pledged $80 million in tourism funding in the lead up to the Queensland election on January 31. ..


  • AI experts meet on the Gold Coast

    More than 240 experts in the field of artificial intelligence from 30 countries attended the 13th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI) held on the Gold Coast in December 2014, in anticipation of the approximately 1000-plus delegates attending the global meeting on artificial intelligence (AI) in Melbourne in 2017. ..


  • Sunshine Coast to host global social media symposium

    The Sunshine Coast, in Queensland, is to host the 2015 Social Media Tourism Symposium, known as #SoMeT15AU, marking Business Events Sunshine Coast’s (BESC) first major bid win for the year. ..


  • AFC Asian Cup kicks goal for Australia

    Australia’s hosting of the AFC Asian Cup, which runs until January 31, provides a fantastic opportunity to reinforce the country’s international reputation for hosting major events and also as a highly desirable destination, according to Tourism Australia managing director John O’Sullivan. ..


  • ICC Sydney development on track

    A year after work began on the $1.1 billion International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney), the project’s developers have confirmed that they are on target for the projected December 2016 opening date. ..


Domestic News
International News
  • New airport approved for Beijing

    Just six years after the Chinese government spent $4.3 billion to build what was then the world’s largest airport passenger terminal in the nation’s capital Beijing, it has approved plans a third airport in the city. ..


  • Dallas Fort Worth partnership thinks big

    Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau and Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau officially launched their new marketing partnership last night (January 21) at QT Sydney. ..